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    San Francisco (MGM, 1936). Midget Window Card (8" X 14"). One of MGM's biggest hits, this spectacular film stars Clark Gable as Blackie, a rougish politico and owner of the local gambling house, and Jeanette MacDonald as Mary, a young singer who falls under his sway. Blackie won't admit his feelings about Mary, even to himself, until he fears she's died in the Great San Francisco Earthquake, the climax of this wonderful picture. Also starring Spencer Tracy as Father Mullin, Blackie's best friend, this exciting film garnered several 1937 Academy Award nominations, for Best Actor (Tracy), Best Assistant Director, Best Director, Best Picture, and Best Writing, Original Story, and took home the golden statue for Best Sound, Recording. The lovely midget window card offered here has had the top imprint area professionally replaced, and displays some slight staining at the bottom, but these flaws are only apparent under close examination. If you're a fan of Golden Age Hollywood at its finest, this is the piece for you! Fine.

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